A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.07 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Magna in Utah. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/03/20 / 2020-03-19 02:34:19 / March 19, 2020 @ 2:34 am. Exact location, longitude -112.0626678° West, latitude 40.7464981° North, depth = 9.61 km. The temblor was reported at 19:34:19 / 7:34 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: uu60365717. Event ids that are associated: uu60365717. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.61 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 15 km (9 miles) from Salt Lake City (c. 186 400 pop), 8 km (5 miles) from West Valley City (c. 129 500 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Provo (c. 112 500 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from West Jordan (c. 103 700 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Sandy Hills (c. 89 600 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Spanish Fork, Springville, Provo.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-four, in the last 10 days thirty-four, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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